How Children Succeed
  • Author : Paul Tough
  • Release Date : 07 July 2022
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN 13 : 9780547564654
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Book excerpt: Challenges conventional views about standardized testing to argue that success is more determined by self-discipline, and describes the work of pioneering researchers and educators who have enabled effective new teaching methods.

How Children Succeed

How Children Succeed

Author : Paul Tough
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Education
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Challenges conventional views about standardized testing to argue that success is more determined by self-discipline, and describes the work of pioneering researchers and educators who have enabled effective new teaching methods....

Helping Children Succeed

Helping Children Succeed

Author : Paul Tough
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Education
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A NOW READ THIS PBS NewsHour and New York Times Book Review selection From the New York Times best-selling author of How Children Succeed comes an essential handbook of successful strategies to help kids overcome issues, learn, and thrive in today’s chaotic learning environments. In How Children Succeed, Paul ...

Whatever it Takes

Whatever it Takes

Author : Paul Tough
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Education
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An intriguing portrait of African-American activist Geoffrey Canada, creator of the Harlem Children's Zone, describes his radical new approach to eliminating inner-city poverty, one that proposes to transform the lives of poor children by changing their schools, their families, and their neighborhoods at the same time. Reprint....

The Gift of Failure

The Gift of Failure

Author : Jessica Lahey
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Family & Relationships
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The New York Times bestselling, groundbreaking manifesto on the critical school years when parents must learn to allow their children to experience the disappointment and frustration that occur from life’s inevitable problems so that they can grow up to be successful, resilient, and self-reliant adults Modern parenting is defined ...

Succeed

Succeed

Author : Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Self-Help
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Read Heidi Grant Halvorson's blogs and other content on the Penguin Community. Just in time for New Year's resolutions, learn how to reach your goals-finally-by overcoming the many hurdles that have defeated you before. Most of us have no idea why we fail to reach our goals. Now Dr. Heidi ...

MegaSkills

MegaSkills

Author : Dorothy Rich
Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
Genre : Education
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"MegaSkills is a remarkable achievement . . . what it means is that parents across the country are willing to stand' shoulder to shoulder with teachers in ensuring that our children have the best possible education." - Don Cameron, former Executive Director, National Education Association The classic guide to childhood achievement, taught in ...

How Children Succeed    in 30 Minutes

How Children Succeed in 30 Minutes

Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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How Children Succeed ...in 30 minutes is the essential guide to quickly understanding the important lessons outlined in Paul Tough's bestselling book, How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character. Understand the key ideas behind How Children Succeed in a fraction of the time: • 18 essential insights and takeaways‬ • 8 ...

The Importance of Being Little

The Importance of Being Little

Author : Erika Christakis
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Family & Relationships
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“Christakis . . . expertly weaves academic research, personal experience and anecdotal evidence into her book . . . a bracing and convincing case that early education has reached a point of crisis . . . her book is a rare thing: a serious work of research that also happens to be well-written and personal . . . engaging and important.” --Washington ...

Most Likely to Succeed

Most Likely to Succeed

Author : Tony Wagner,Ted Dintersmith
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Business & Economics
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"Tony Wagner and venture capitalist Ted Dintersmith call for a complete overhaul of the function and focus of American schools, sharing insights and stories from the front lines, including profiles of successful students, teachers, parents, and business leaders. [The book proposes] a new vision of American education, one that puts ...

How to Succeed at School

How to Succeed at School

Author : Wendy Berliner,Judith Judd
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Education
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This book shines a light on the best research into learning and the brain development that makes it all possible. Written by two distinguished education journalists, it provides an invaluable guide to the latest information for teachers and parents seeking to help children to make the best use of their ...

How Children Succeed

How Children Succeed

Author : Paul Tough
Publisher : Arrow Books
Genre : Education
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Why character, confidence, and curiosity are more important to your child's success than academic results. The New York Times bestseller. For all fans of Oliver James or Steve Biddulph's Raising Boys, Raising Girls, and The Complete Secrets of Happy Children. In a world where academic success can seem all-important in ...

Family Life and School Achievement

Family Life and School Achievement

Author : Reginald M. Clark
Publisher : University of Chicago Press
Genre : Education
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Working mothers, broken homes, poverty, racial or ethnic background, poorly educated parents—these are the usual reasons given for the academic problems of poor urban children. Reginald M. Clark contends, however, that such structural characteristics of families neither predict nor explain the wide variation in academic achievement among children. He ...

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Family Learning

Author : William F. Russell
Publisher : First Word Learning Systems Incorporated
Genre : Family & Relationships
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Offers advice on optimizing learning opportunities and exploring science, language, math, history, geography, astronomy, and character development with school-age children...